How to Naturally Repair Split Ends

· August 17, 2015
Moroccan argan oil is truly amazing for split ends. This so-called "liquid gold" is rich in essential oils, vitamin E, and polyphenols.

Split ends are a fear for women and unfortunately a very common problem. One of the options that your stylist has surely told you is to trim your hair regularly.

If you don’t want to do that, you can take advantage of some natural remedies and homemade tips.

Find out how to repair split ends naturally in this article.

When you have split ends, it seems like all of your hair looks horrible. It might look dull, ragged, and frizzy. It’s better to repair it in these cases to avoid cutting it.

Homemade remedies to restore split ends


Eggs are one of the top allies in everything related to hair. Its proteins and vitamins seal your ends and will also make your hair look more hydrated and shiny.

You can make a natural and homemade shampoo with egg, a liter of hot water and 30 grams of fresh rosemary. Boil the water, add rosemary, and let stand. When it cools, add the whisked egg.

Substitute the shampoo and mixture, you will get more hydrated hair and sealed ends.


The ingredients you will need for this concoction are papaya, a glass of natural yogurt, and a few drops of almond oil. Peel the papaya, remove the seeds, and mash the pulp. Make a puree and add half a yogurt container. Then pour three drops of almond oil.

Put a little bit on your ends and massage. You can cover it with a glove or a plastic bag. Let stand 20 minutes and rinse with warm water.


Coconut Oil

This natural recipe is very easy. If you don’t have coconut oil, you can use olive or almond oil. The results are excellent.

Once you wash your hair, apply a few drops to your ends, make a “tourniquet,” and let stand for a few minutes. You can rinse it or not, according to your preference.


The essential oils in avocado will make your hair look beautiful in only a few applications. The ingredients you will need are avocados, a tablespoon of olive oil, and an egg white (as you can tell, the elements are completely full of vitamins and proteins).

Mash the avocado pulp and pour it in a container along with the egg white and olive oil. Mix well until it is blended. Cover your ends with this mixture, wrap your hair in a towel, let stand a half hour, and remove. Wash it like normal.

Olive Oil

With its amazing properties, olive oil is great for your split ends. It is very simple—just apply a few drops to your fingertips and spread it with your hands. Then put it on the ends of your hair.

Let it work overnight. Once you get up, rinse it out with plenty of warm water. Repeat this at least once a week.


Beer Tonic

This is a very effective homemade recipe that smoothes your hair and regenerates it at the same time. Keep in mind that the aroma of beer can be a little strong, so try to do this treatment at night or on weekends.

Mix two tablespoons of beer and two of apple cider vinegar. Apply to your hair with emphasis on your ends.

Let stand for a few minutes and then wash like normal, first rinsing with plenty of warm water.

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera has a lot of properties for your skin or hair. Therefore, don’t miss out on this selection of homemade remedies to fix split ends.

You will only need the main rib, which you should cut horizontally and remove the pulp. Apply to your hair after washing and while it is still wet. 

Let stand for 30 minutes and wash it again or at least rinse.


For this recipe, you will need to use natural or greek yogurt, as well as the juice from half a lemon.

This is a homemade remedy that will leave your ends beautiful and well sealed. Mix a container of yogurt with lemon juice in a container.

Apply to your hair and let stand for 15 minutes. You will not only have more beautiful strands from beginning to tip but you will also have brighter and more healthy hair.



Honey has many properties and most keep it in their home (it is antiseptic, anti-mycotic, anti-inflammatory, etc.).

For this recipe, mix an egg yolk, two tablespoons of olive oil, and a tablespoon of honey. You will get a well-blended paste, which you should apply to dry hair.

Let stand for a half hour and rinse with plenty of warm water. Wash your hair like usual. Repeat once a week.

Argan Oil

This oil that comes from Morocco is truly amazing for split ends. You will see significant changes in very few applications. This so called “liquid gold” is rich in essential oils, vitamin E, and polyphenols.

It hydrates, regenerates, and protects you from UV rays, stops hair loss, accelerates growth, and strengthens roots. And as if that weren’t enough, it seals your split ends. 

You can apply it to dry hair with just a few drops and then rinse, or do it once you have washed your hair, letting it stand overnight.